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Atelier Morimoto XEX

7-21-19 Roppongi | 1 Field I.K.N. Roppongi Bldg., Minato 106-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3479-0065
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Grill
7-21-19 Roppongi | 1 Field I.K.N. Roppongi Bldg., Minato 106-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
Neighbourhood: Akasaka / Roppongi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a cook AND total foodie, I do not say this lightly - my meal last night was legitimately the best meal I have eaten in my entire life. This gem that is tucked away in Roppongi is worth the adventure of trying to find...More

Thank 503Jetsetter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reserving our taxi driver had a hard time finding it, which is rare. Once inside we enjoyed a excellent evening, with table plate cooking. The prearranged menus offer a lovely variation and the interaction with chef was enjoyable. Hope to visit again if we...More

Thank MartijnvK
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Having been to several Morimoto restaurants in New York and Philadelphia, we were keen to try his restaurant in Tokyo. While most reviews speak to the teppanyaki counters, we chose the sushi counter. 3 sushi chefs serve circa 10 seats. Our sushi chef was fantastic....More

Thank Hubert J
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We arrived here on a Sunday evening in February this year. The lounge on the ground floor is really beautiful, very stylish with a mega choice of drinks and cocktails. Downstairs there are 3 teppanyaki stations. We had really amazing food, of course this is...More

Thank hansamsterdam24
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The best teppanyaki I have been . This was our3rd time here. We always go there when in Tokyo . Were with friends...They loved it too . It is from start to finish a pleasure of the eyes and a pleasure of the mouth ......More

Thank brodalo
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Thsi place is very expensive $$$$$. It looked ideal for business dinner or a dinner date but definitely bot for family dining with kids.

Thank batlamyos
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We had an absolutely fantastic night last Saturday. The chef was engaging, knowledgeable and very friendly. Drinks, food and wine all fantastic. We had two different set menus, both were great. The whole evening was an experience, expensive but well worth it. Lovely finishing touch,...More

Thank KatjaBaxter
Management response:

Thank you for you dine with us and you left great comment of us. Our chefs are really really happy with your comment. It is encourage us so much. We are looking forward to see you again soon!

Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is a great place. Everything is perfect from the moment you step into the restaurant. It´s a cool, modern place yet intimate. Very few people that eat on a bar with a chef that cooks everything in front of you in a tepanyaki way....More

Thank danic1977
Management response:

Thank you for you dine with us. We are so happy to hear that and will try to keep our quality of food and service best. We looking foward to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This was maybe the best experience I had during my last trip to Tokyo The place is amazing, we experimented a great moment having our own chef but not as in other teppanyaki restaurants, here our chef was totally focused in us. The menu was...More

Thank Javierchik08
Management response:

Thank you for you dine with us, and left great comments of us. We are so happy to hear that, and it was remind us that we have to keep continue to the best quality of food and service . We looking forward to see...More

Reviewed 9 February 2017

We were told that this place was a place for drinks and a lot of people. But we almost had the hole teppanyaki grill alone. That was a little boring, and there was no people in the bar areas after dinner. Maybe Japanese people eat...More

Thank joacimnorway
Management response:

Thank you for you dine with us, and you left great comments of us. We are happy to hear that and always try to best quality of food and servis. We are looking forward to see you again soon!

Akasaka / Roppongi
Not so long ago the Akasaka and Roppongi areas were
famous for their nightlife, high-class restaurants,
bars and clubs. More recently, with the opening of
Roppongi Hills, Tokyo Midtown and Akasaka Sacas, the
area has declared itself as the most fashionable spot
to be seen. The area also hosts the National Art
Center and the Mori Art Museum and lots of trendy art
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 90 - USD 161
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Grill
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7-21-19 Roppongi | 1 Field I.K.N. Roppongi Bldg., Minato 106-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Minato>  > Akasaka / Roppongi
  • Neighbourhood: Akasaka / Roppongi
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3479-0065
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Established in 1987, named "XEX Club House" at that time, and known as the first "members only" venue in Japan, XEX quickly become one of the most popular spot in Tokyo, crowded not only with Japanese celebrities, but as well became a favoured destination of major Hollywood stars. Today, open for the public, restaurant Omae XEX is still attracting the Hi Life in Tokyo.